A World of Unique Character and Natural Beauty

  • Life Patterns

    icon-timeDecember 29, 2012  seperator  Author : Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston  seperator  icon-category Art  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    For artists Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston, island exploration by air and sea inspires the soul, bringing beauty and meaning to the experience of their work. We are thrilled, honored, and humbled to share excerpts of Eric’s writings from 2010 […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Stories Behind the Portraits

    icon-timeOctober 1, 2012  seperator  Author : Jeffrey Burke  seperator  icon-category Art  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    Maine island artist Jeffrey Burke, 68, paints striking portraits in oil. Many of his subjects are his island neighbors. Others visit him on Isle au Haut for the pleasure of being painted, where they also can explore the island while […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Exploration Inspiration – Island World

    icon-timeJune 10, 2012  seperator  Author : Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston  seperator  icon-category Art  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    For artists Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston, island exploration by air and sea inspires the soul, bringing beauty and meaning to the experience of their work. We are thrilled, honored, and humbled to share excerpts of Eric’s writings from 2010 […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Exploring Inspiration – Nurtured Spirits

    icon-timeApril 16, 2012  seperator  Author : Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston  seperator  icon-category Art  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    For artists Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston, island exploration by air and sea inspires the soul, bringing beauty and meaning to the experience of their work.  We are thrilled, honored, and humbled to share excerpts of Eric’s writings from 2010 […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Treasured Quilt Returns

    icon-timeApril 12, 2012  seperator  Author : Maine Island Living  seperator  icon-category Art, Community  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    The North Haven Historical Society recently received the extraordinary gift of a 200+ year-old quilt from the Denham family. “Embroidered and pieced wool quilts are probably the rarest of eighteenth and nineteenth century American bed covering,” says Lynne Z. Bassett […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Art Show Supports Island Schools

    icon-timeApril 8, 2012  seperator  Author : Maine Island Living  seperator  icon-category Art, Community  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    Isolated schools are vital, innovative, collaborative centers of teaching and learning that prepare students to thrive in the 21st Century.     – Outer Islands TLC Vision “The Outer Islands TLC [Teaching and Learning Collaborative] represents the best chance for our small […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Exploring Inspiration – Damn Exciting

    icon-timeMarch 22, 2012  seperator  Author : Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston  seperator  icon-category Art  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    For artists Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston, island exploration by air and sea inspires the soul, bringing beauty and meaning to the experience of their work.  We are thrilled, honored, and humbled to share excerpts of Eric’s writings from 2010 […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Exploring Inspiration – Rhythmic Colors

    icon-timeMarch 2, 2012  seperator  Author : Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston  seperator  icon-category Art  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    For artists Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston, island exploration by air and sea inspires the soul, bringing beauty and meaning to the experience of their work.  We are thrilled, honored, and humbled to share excerpts of Eric’s writings from 2010 […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top
  • Exploring Inspiration–Origins

    icon-timeFebruary 25, 2012  seperator  Author : Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston  seperator  icon-category Art  seperator  icon-comment0 Comment(s)

    For artists Eric Hopkins and Peter Ralston, island exploration by air and sea inspires the soul, bringing beauty and meaning to the experience of their work.  We are thrilled, honored, and humbled to share excerpts of Eric’s writings from 2010 […]

    Read more →

  • Back to Top